Federal Duck Stamp Gallery
Plates Issued: Intaglio - #143743, #143776. Color: Brown. Designer/Modeler: Victor S. McCloskey, Jr. Engravers: Vignette - Matthew D. Fenton; Frame - James T. Vail; Letters - James T. Vail; Numerals - James T. Vail. First Day of Sale: July 1, 1940. Issue: 1940 - Seventh Duck Stamp. Quantity Sold: 1,260,810.
Inscription: Front - "U.S. Department of the Interior. Void after June 30, 1941. Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp. 1 Dollar ($1)."
Francis L. Jaques (1887-1969)
Black and white wash painting of black ducks by Francis L. Jaques, known for his wildlife portraits and for his background paintings for habitat groups in natural history museums.